English and American Studies

University of Turin

24 months
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The 2-year MA program (Laurea magistrale) in English and American Studies at the University of Turin is a graduate program in the humanities focusing on English and North American language/linguistics, literatures and cultures, analyzed in an interdisciplinary and comparative perspective. 


Fully taught in English, the 2-year MA program (Laurea magistrale) in English and American Studies at the University of Turin prepares graduates who are professionally competent in English, and have acquired an in-depth understanding of literatures and cultures in English - i.e. British, North-American and postcolonial - as well as aspects of the history shaping those cultures.

Professional and academic placement

Graduates of this program are well placed for jobs as language teachers, librarians and archival experts; education experts; job and education counsellors; copy-writers for advertising; linguists and philologists.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • English Language/Linguistics
  • English/Postcolonial Literature
  • North American Literature
  • North American History and Institutions 
  • Film and Multimedia

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

Candidates must have completed - prior to admission - at least a three-year university degree ("laurea o diploma universitario"). If issued abroad, the degree must come from an academically recognized institution, as per current regulations of admission to Italian universities. 

Tuition Fee

  • exemptions and reductions for students with ISEE equal or lower than 30.000,99 €


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Updated over a year ago

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